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- The Constable's Companion. Thurston, Mary Elizabeth // Dog World;Sep99, Vol. 84 Issue 9, p46
Discusses the history of dogs trained for law enforcement. Training of police dogs in Germany in 1899; German Shepherd dogs in police work; Executive dogs; Criminal trackers; French police dogs in 1907. INSET: The K-9 Officer Today.
- Arson dog. Miller-Medzon, Karyn // Animals;Mar/Apr95, Vol. 128 Issue 2, p15
Reports on the use of dogs to detect arson. Ability of the arson dog, Shuttle, to recognize 18 different types of flammable liquids; Dogs' sophisticated olfactory sense; Training sessions; Shuttle's successes.
- Police lose friend, co-worker when Devo dies. // Confederated Umatilla Journal;Mar2010, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p9
The article announces the death of Devo, a dog that helped with the narcotics investigations in Oregon, in February 2010.
- Delhi's oldest police canine to retire. // South Asian Post;3/21/2013, p12
The article announces that Anu, oldest female canine in the dog squad of the police department of Delhi, India, is being retired at the age of 11 years.
- Fred's World. // Boys' Quest;Dec/Jan2006, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p9
The article focuses on the capabilities of a police dog.
- Four Feet on the Beat: The Work of Police K-9s. Gardner, Janice Sparhawk // Dog World;Oct2001, Vol. 86 Issue 10, p40
Deals with the role of police dogs in law enforcement. INSETS: A Vested Interest;The Testimony of K-9s.
- THE ROLE OF POLICE DOGS AS COMPANIONS AND WORKING PARTNERS. Hart, Lynette A.; Zasloff, R.Lee // Psychological Reports;Feb2000, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p190
Assesses the relationship of officers with their canines at home and in the workplace. Canines as constant, supportive companions in play and extra training by police officers during off-duty time; Description of the dogs by police officers; Dogs' enhancement of the department's effectiveness...
- King, Kaine dominate canine honor. TREUL, DON // Breckenridge American;11/12/2008, p1
The article announces that Breckenridge Police canines King and Kaine won the top awards at the 2007 canine competition hosted by the Canine Academy Training Center in Leander, Texas.
- Sniffing Fiends. Slawsky, Richard // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/9/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p1
Features the K-9 police officers and handlers who help secure the port traffic in New Orleans, Louisiana. Responsibility of the group to clear provisions that are being loaded aboard cruise ships; Grant applied for by Amdetech from the Transportation Safety Administration to extend its mix of...